Jul 10th, 2019
A whistleblower lawsuit alleges the University of Chicago Medicine shared hundreds of thousands of medical records with Google that retained identifiable information. Chicago-based law firm Edelson PC filed on behalf of a former patient and claiming this is a direct violation of HIPAA given the data-mining tech giant has access to a plethora of public and nonpublic information that ...
Jul 10th, 2019
AAPC’s New York City Regional Conference (Aug. 19-21) is the place to be for everyone on the revenue management side of healthcare; it provides the latest education, networking, vendors, and opportunities to keep you ahead of other healthcare business professionals. If you are a medical coder, biller, or auditor, you’ll find it’s a treasure trove of career resources ― all ...
Jul 9th, 2019
Have a plan to save your livelihood when natural disaster strikes. With today’s technology, medical coders, billers, and other healthcare business professionals can complete all the technical and administrative aspects of their job from the comforts of home. If you are a remote employee, or work from home on occasion, have you considered what would ...
AAPC’s Regional Conference in New York City (Aug. 19-21) is a must for anyone who works in the business of healthcare such as medical coders, billers, and auditors. With so many opportunities for education, networking, and vendor resources all in one amazing place, this conference will certainly take your career to new heights! This year’s ...
Jul 8th, 2019
Compliance means providers not only have a compliance plan, but they use it. Navigating the healthcare fraud and abuse laws can be an overwhelming process. Healthcare is one of the most heavily scrutinized industries in our nation. The good news is that the Office of Inspector General (OIG) has provided many resources to increase our ...